DNA from the 40,000-year-old bones of a modern human found in Europe contains Neanderthal genes.
June 29, 2015|
Science releases new guidelines for research transparency, hoping to stem the tide of retractions and misconduct.
June 29, 2015|
June 24, 2015|
Just half of the clinical studies used to gain premarket approval for cardiac devices ever make it into the scientific literature.
June 17, 2015|
Around one out of every four cancer papers scrutinized in a recent study contains questionable figures, and journals and authors aren’t responding to requests for clarification.
June 1, 2015|
The number of plagiarism-based retractions has grown since the advent of detection software, according to a BioMed Central analysis.
March 31, 2015|
An editor of the journal Scientific Reports quits in protest of paid, expedited review.
March 1, 2015|
How to navigate the choppy waters of scientific publication
February 11, 2015|
Despite documented dysfunction in a number of studies, rarely do those problems get a mention in the resulting publications, according to a new study.
February 10, 2015|
The American Diabetes Association faces a lawsuit after journal editors express concern over several papers.
February 9, 2015|
Do bigger labs churn out more high-impact papers? Not necessarily, according to a new analysis.
February 1, 2015|
Henry Oldenburg founded Philosophical Transactions to share scholarly news from the “Ingenious in many considerable parts of the World.”